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How To make Java Program Executable ?


Joined: Jul 22, 2002
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Can anyone pls. help me to make My software a stand alone program w/o running it with the java environment.
Thanks : Rosewell
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Dave Vick
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Try doing a search in the forums for an answer to your question. It has been asked countless times before and you should get plenty of answers. To help you out.
Cindy Glass
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
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Frankly the question should not be how to run it outside the "java environment" but should be how do I run it so that (fill in the blank) - my user does not have to have java installed? My user can just double click to invoke my application? My user can install it easily??
What is the REAL reason that you are asking this question.

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Sunil Palicha

Joined: Jul 24, 2002
Posts: 11
Try using gcj
It links your java classes to libgcj
So you can run your program like
Abhinav Anand
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Joined: May 02, 2002
Posts: 113
Hi guys,
I mugged my head a lot on this java class to exe issue. I have had some recent development in this area.
Try this link:
Download the personal edition of Exelsior Jet which will get you started in this area. It is a great tool to begin with and it is absolutely free. However to make the exe run on another computer you will need another utility named JetPack, which you gotta download from the link given below:
Try this link also:
Although the jexepack is not free but it is worth a try to try it.
I agree. Here's the link:
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